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Anything with the potential for more misery than being trapped in a confined space for hours and having to listen to others' phone convos?
deeply touched by notes from PR people that begin: "Dear Harwood, John..."
this is so nice of you to say! honored to be mentioned in this fine company. :)
if congress does repeal SGR next year -- and it's actually possible -- I think health journos may break out in spontaneous song and dance
BTW, when I was at WSJ, my Dad once said "This other Amy sure writes a lot of stories." Thanks, Dad.
Thanks so much, Heidi. Very nice of you...and hugely flattering to be in such esteemed company.
When the guy hosting the press conference admits that the press conference is about an "incremental" announcement, time to go home.
one of the best writers out there, IMHO
From press release on FYI: "FYI embraces the way we really live our lives." Great, a network about me on couch w/two cats watching football.
cannot in good conscience recommend having both a cat and a christmas tree
Neat. Childhood toys that inspired female engineers and scientists: .
If you are in your thirties and still an assistant, re-assessments may be in order. Via . Magazine Assistants
There is ALWAYS a Gosling exception. ALWAYS. RT : even gosling?!?!
Do babies really need an iPad holder on their bouncy seats? I think not. Shame on you Fisher Price:
Excited to share: On Jan 1 I'll start a new job w/the team that built . 11.5 yrs = 1 great ride. Follow me for updates.
It was always six emails by 6 a.m. He finally learned that Outlook could delay delivery to give us until 7 a.m..
These boys are voting for Zhen! Tune into to see what the Baby Panda name choice is!
And here I was thinking the second season of House of Cards had started.
The problem w/the hashtag when looking for healthcare stuff is that every high school that starts w/an H uses it.
Dear when you are done saving SF, swing by San Jose. Dozens being held hostage in court listening to mind-numbing accounting talk
I think I'm just amused that you follow a Professor Snape acocunt.
I look at the trip planner on site. I look at Twitter describing the Red Line right now. I detect a wee discrepancy.
A Veterans Day subtweet salute to Twitter-averse David Rogers, who went to Viet Nam and wielded a medical kit instead of a rifle
Silly, you can’t buy it. It’s a ritual sacrifice! RT : How much Twitter stock do I need to purchase in order to be verified?
A scoop! RT : Such a great story: This Granny's Hip to Social Media, but She Digs Being Square
Quick round of applause for . His coverage was outstanding.
frustrating that House committees split by party on Twitter: . Not a single institutional presence
The DC bureau's Marion Barry conference room is coming along nicely
How Ohio State's marching band revolutionized halftime shows (w/ help from a UM grad, Mon Dieu!)
Reporting a story, I think I have just become someone's personal health-insurance navigator.
A for WSJ ACA/healthcare writers:
Thanx for the reminder -- love that cartoon!
The Tea Party () is in the office today!
The world is new again RT : Betsy Rothstein leaves :
I'm not sure I can go on. RT : The Jonas Brothers have broken up:
States report Medicaid surge after health law rollout, via Roundup
Hey, and thanks for helping me break 10,000 followers!
Amazon suggests that I tweet that I just bought 's new book. For once I will do what it says, because it looks like a good book.
My good friend is on Twitter and has this great story about crime and the mentally ill that is a must read.
HOLD THE PHONE. BREAKING NEWS. Maria Menounos will be an "entertainment ambassador" for the CEA at CES. Yay?
The new guy is incredibly creative@SchatzWSJ
Married yesterday, Twitter-verified today, this week is off to a good start!
If something is "not unfamiliar," wouldn't it just be "familiar"?
What does the Panda say? cc VIDEO
I'm having an easier time loading today than Panda Cam and its weirding me out.
Fantastic that is coming back to the Journal. We missed you, Theo.
I'm afraid to Google what a "full Vitter" is...
Interesting statistics. Thanks for sharing.
Thrilled to be joining as roving political features and profiles writer and grateful to WaPo for a fantastic run.
Pug Halloween party was so much fun. See photos here: I'm the devilishly handsome shark.
sad to be going to the reporter wake for tonight but i wish him all the best in his job as a corporate whore. i mean tycoon
Something I saw (but refuse to do) all the time in Asia: couples wearing matching outfits
THIS right here. One more piece of evidence that people who don't live in Washington Metro fail to realize that humans live here.
Or most other days iRT : Attn truckers: Congresspeople generally live inside Beltway & dnt work on Fridays:
Today's 'Wish I were there instead of in Washington'--> RT : Secluded Beach, Furore, Amalfi, Italy.
I wrote tens of thousands of words in it—but today is the first time I've ever been quoted in the WSJ
Way too much of my twitter feed is taken up with boys fighting with each other.
So good RT : Lawmaker apparently fell asleep while presiding over House
Best cranky email today comes from reader demanding why not writing about shutdown effect on fed workers. Reader who doesn't read.
Congrats to 's Michael Philiips for winning 3 awards!
My money is on the red panda to making another jailbreak during the .
Great get by the -- congrats to on joining the DC bureau as tech policy reporter.
Brett Favre ‘could play today,’ his agent says. If "could play" means throw a soul-crushing INT, then...YES, HE CAN!
That "oof" was the same sound i heard out of entire R#$skins nation starting right after the head first fumble.
Wonder what Alec Baldwin thinks: Electronic Device Use May Expand on U.S. Airline Flights via
RT How will the affect you? The answer: it depends--on where you live via
How will the affect you? The answer is, it depends--on where you live. via via
Woo-Hoo! take AL East division crown with win over . On to the playoffs!
Walt is fantastic. RT : Sad my old boss is leaving but so happy for him, .
IMOS! I still remember fondly how terrorized the poor trainer who told us we couldn't use quotation marks.
Finally made my tabloid-loving mom proud thanks to Rupe
Tabs I keep toggling between: a 2008 CBO report on a standardized health care deduction and the newest panda cub pics. Sounds just right.
Slew of morning meetings so a bit grumpy, but if you are a New Yorker who can spend hours in line for a , I question your bona fides.
Uh, six weeks till the come back? (Actually, with Zeller/Oladipo gone, not sure that's good news either.)
Yes. Tomorrow is Saturday. That's enough for me.
Mechanic: "You need a new engine." Me: (shrieking) "WHAT?!" Mechanic: "Just kidding. Um, I guess you didn't think that was very funny."
Something poignant about spacecraft making it to very edge of solar system- with an 8-track on board. ht
Breaking news alert: I just used a credit card with a DC taxi. Was a little tricky at first but it eventually worked. Wow.
my colleagues and for health law coverage in coming weeks and months.
Netflix for books? books guru examined the idea Didn't this used to be called the public library?
:) thank you! RT : Yes!! RT I'm always glad that I follow but I'm reminded just how great she is during
My generation are better managers. A lot to be said for latchkey kids.
RIP Josh Burdette. You were a welcome sight at scores of shows over the years. And a big Fan.
Letting the cat out of the bag -- it's my first day at ! Excited to be back. I'll be writing Washington Whispers!
The most insidious danger to society today is the continued existence of Kidz Bop. -H
The Swisher Boys (6th and 3rd) have different reactions to the first day of school.
Think you're having more fun than me today? It's Too Late, Baby, bc I just met before live shot
Is Gridlock an Olympic sport? //Olympics in Washington? Group interested in making it happen via
I'm almost sorry I did. RT : Many people were asking:
For real, though, I hope Robin Thicke and Miley are somewhere feeling very ashamed of their efforts right now. -H
Barf, Macklemore. Just barf. You are annoying. Please, stop talking. You are RIGHT but you are terrible.
Cool, thanks. Hadn't heard. RT ICYMI: Ben Affleck is playing Batman
My 50th anniversary guilt: Mom reminded me that, bc we needed sitter & she had none, she couldn't go hear the MLK speech Dad was covering
After a rocky start, we are about to board our plan out to Greece. Honeymoon, here we come!
Paging all West Virginia geometry teachers, via : "Right now, it seems like he's done a 360."
Celebrity sighting in the ft newsroom today: (with his handler )
Today's @aCUPof_COCO, , , , , and
Check out me and riding the rails in this post
Heading to the gym for the first time in over a month. This is not going to be pretty.
Was AmazonReid taken? RT“: We live in a world.”
Also: whole bunch of ladies learn what previous generations of ladies already learned: home can be boring.
HOLY SHIT THEY'RE PLAYING CHUCK BROWN HERE. Rethinking my aspersions against this tequila joint
Happy anniversary to Twitter's favorite lover-of-love, , and her dashing groom, ! 👦👰💍💏
Very proud of my 463 Communications partner & co-founder for his new role as senior advisor to
My mom sent her first text message. And then followed it up with a multiple recipient text message that included video. Mind blown.
Nine years ago today I joined the staff of the world's greatest newspaper. Thanks for keeping me around, ! 🎂📝
Wow. Day made. h/t RT : Fan's Touching Story Will Make Roger Federer Your Favorite Athlete
BREAKING: Embargo actually holds; veteran reporter shocked
When caught, the green paint bandit will be dipped in the stuff and slowly dried on the National Mall.
first day at CNN. Murdoch microchip removed [joking NYT media writers, no Murdoch microchip that I know of]. Starbucks found. let's do this
well, definitely true. I do think in his case - seeing the heated reactions to his stories -he'd get more noise than value here.
I'm pro-twitter but Hilsenrath is right to stay off it. All he'd get is tweets from crazies all day long.
Except when the coffee runs out. RT ": STUDY: Coffee Drinkers Less Likely to Kill Themselves... "
A 2-year-old on my plane does great right until we land -- and then pukes all over dad.
Judging by the people tweeting to right now, half of DC has been ignored by Sally Quinn at a party at least once.
After joking about the Royal Baby essentially being a welfare baby, I was tapped out on the jokes.
It took Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip an entire month to come up with “Charles”, which is a worrying fact.
Q for : is this a thrilling moment in a Mexican Englishman's life to see an heir to the throne born? cc
Im on it. Girl hasn't even eaten lunch!
Don't worry, we're prepared.
Probs gonna pass out. RT : Can someone at HQ get a paper bag? Worried about her making it thru this.
(Wearily) Of course his nom de plume would be Carlos Danger.
i have an app that can turn on my living room lamp. I stand in front of the lamp and turn it on with my phone. So, ICE CREAM app!
This must be the worst generation for parenting since the Middle Ages. Ridiculous.
Really excited to announce my next move...I'm headed to NY as an anchor/reporter for the video team
Sorry, lawmaker who is speaking now. The markets aren't going to ever move on anything you say.
A personal update: I'm joining as reporter covering Justice Dept later this month. See you then...
It is really sad if you are thinking this much about how
many people share your social media posts. Go outside.
Why would anyone hate-watch and hate-tweet ? Hate-ignore. Try it. Saves everyone time. And aggravation.
What most of the time are they talking about? The times we don't ride?
i didnt read it either, just used "ctrl f"
I didn't make it all the way to end either, but per - 10,000 words, & not one mention of his co. A plus?
I scrolled to see the end. It kind of loses steam after "genocidal dictators"
Word count tells me that's 9500 words of oped. 95HUNDRED.
How did i miss the obvious bait and switch pun for today's Cisco news? I feel ashamed. ASHAMED
Recalls my fun yrs covering TX Lege-MT : Dallas News photos of Wendy Davis filibuster.
Metro should just send out alerts when the system is actually working.
. I think should give you a free lifetime membership for helping them catch the Red Panda.
National Zoo just zoomed up 's Worst Week in Washington list
Lauer says he wouldn't call NYT about weak coverage: "I'm not a complainer." True. I haven't heard from him in months
oh not even. Its rockefellers birthday!
Three quarters of D.C. would be unhappily hitched!
Delighted to introduce you to Allegra Howard. Both mother & daughter are in great health.
There is no airport nicer than Indianapolis. Clean, chic, nice.
Decide's price predicting is a boon for online shoppers. I review--& tell readers I'm pregnant! via
TOLDJA! ABC names OWN exec Whitney Holland as new scheduling VP. I hear I broke this over a month ago.
Room to Save on Medicare. Yup, nearly $1B in savings, in fact. by
congrats on kicking caffeine. I did for a year but fell off wagon.
Happy Anniversary to me: Today marks 11 yrs w/the . I started working for as a 21-y-o 2 weeks after college graduation.
It's been said, but: Is there ANYTHING better than how truly awesome and show-stoppingly talented Doogie Howser turned out to be? -H
Actually, freak-out seems to be minority. Ridership numbers, annual membership stunning. Maybe we even become better pedestrians?
I can only say: Oy : 'New York Times' Reader Stoked After Noticing Article Penned By Favorite Reporting Duo
additional outrage in that story: that airlines change flight numbers to "purge" bad history from the system.
+100 RT : Person w/o kids: "How was your 3 day wknd?"
Person w/ kids: "Long. How about you?"
Person w/o kids: "Not long enough"
Great day outside if you like sweaty, disoriented, gross people.
Some states counting on revenue from on-line sales tax even before Congress acts to permit. via
Yes! Just landed floor tickets for The Killers coming back to Merriweather Post Pavilion in August.
So my Hoosier in-laws are slightly less rude than my Masshole parents? Good to know!
Can't see a good reason or positive PR outcome for blocking for his criticism
Prince Harry in the Russell Senate Office Building. This one's for
OK, I admit it: I'd go to the new ABBA museum.
But what about the snow? RT : What? NO. RT : Breaking: @BobRyanABC7 retiring in June:
Why, OH. WHY. RT : Then this happened: Ohio Lawmaker Urges Mercy for Jesse Jackson Jr, Cites Karaoke Skills
End of an era. RT What? NO. RT : Breaking: @BobRyanABC7 retiring in June:
Cause no1 wnts 2 put awy guy w/good pipes h/t OH Lawmker Urges Mercy 4 J. Jackson Jr, Cites Karaoke Skills
Any day I get to write about is a day filled with sunshine.
Happy first birthday to my son, Max.
Oh, to have been a fly on that wall RT : Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Dine With Anna Wintour at Her NYC Home
Wow. Anyone in media more loathsome than ?
That's what I'm thinking. Cause it's definitely not because we're better drivers (not based on anecdotal evidence, anyway)
Good band name RT : MONSTER REVISIONS.
Vending machine operator takes a look around the newsroom, replaces M&Ms with Fiber One bars.
U think? MT Actress Reese Witherspoon says she panicked, said 'crazy things' night she was arrested in Atlanta:
People always ask me who I read on my beat. Everyone. But who is the best? Easy: . Honorable mention to &
Shorter reaction to Tom Wheeler to chair , Industry: "zomg wonderful!" Public interest groups: "blah"
In honor of my story on senior pictures in today's , I give you...this.
Over a 1000 hard working ppl will NOT be getting to work on time because of ! "Sorry for any inconvenience" does not suffice!
Flight attendants on are friendlier and simply nicer than on other airlines.
Could've used a little less reading from the podium and a little more eye contact. Otherwise fine from my couch.
Good night Back to the real world.
Beating, joining, etc etc RT : For the low-down on what celebs wore tonight at
Everyone I know is at the . I took my daughters to the Caps game. I win.
Wait, Jaime Lannister is here? Game changer.
Celebrating sold out CD release party with , , and Betty.
She did throw one for you! You just weren't cool enough to make the invite list.
Gotta pull out the old George Jones CDs tonight. A voice from the Nashville Gods, mellowed in barrels of well-aged bourbon.
After being shot during a traffic stop, Alexandria officer Peter Laboy is now back home. His recovery on
Nowhere is safe MT : DC was supposed to get cell service; NYC now has Wi-Fi, too:
!!! RT : so and i scored an award for story on chinese espionage. prize comes with a Lenovo laptop. seriously
Bush at library dedication: There was a time in my life when I was unlikely to be found in a library, much less found one.
We're Number 1! Forbes ranks newspaper reporter as worst job for 2013.